2022-23 Programme

**All events will take be hybrid (in person and on MS Teams). To attend any of the events listed below online, please contact the Director via cffhc@st-andrews.ac.uk to be sent the link.**

Autumn semester

28 September, 1.05-1.50pm
Salon Talk, Carine Chelhot Lemyre (Art History)
‘A Stereoscopic Voyage en Egypte’ (Old Class Library, 69-71 South Street)

28 September, 4-6pm
French Centre Welcome Party
The Undercroft/St John’s Garden, 69-71 South Street

26 October, 1.05-1.50pm
Salon Talk, Kate Rudy (Art History)
‘Animating the page with the body: use-wear evidence in courtly romance manuscripts for the gestures used to read them aloud’ (Microsoft Teams)

10 November, 4pm
Biannual Seminar, Graeme Small (University of Durham)
‘History, literature and the Cent Nouvelles nouvelles: The “Burgundian Decameron” in context, c. 1458-1550’ (Old Seminar Room, 69-71 South Street)
Chair: Dr Justine Firnhaber-Baker

16 November, 4pm
Michelle Foa (Tulane University)
‘Degas and Materiality’ (School of Art History Seminar)

The Centre organises and hosts a wide range of conferences, workshops and other gatherings, to foster and support research into the history and culture of France and the Francophone world. Our events include:

WORKSHOPS ~ We regularly organise one or two-day workshops. Click here for further details

SEMINARS ~ Once or twice a year we invite an external speaker to present their research at St Andrews. The full list of speakers is available here

SALONS ~ Lunchtime gatherings at which St Andrews staff and postgraduates present their work informally to colleagues.  Click here for past programmes

If you would like to attend one of our events, or would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us know: cffhc@st-andrews.ac.uk